Trainee Accountant

Do you want to be making a difference to small and medium businesses in the UK?

Are you someone who has a keen interest in helping business owners to understand their financial performance?

Our company

We work with some truly amazing businesses who are achieving amazing things. We don’t just help business owners file tax returns. We use our skills to truly help them understand their business performance and how to improve it too.

The role

We are looking for an awesome individual to fit nicely into our team doing to gain an all-round knowledge of accountancy as well as the purpose and understanding of an outsourced finance function. This will range from admin, tasks to daily bookkeeping work, to accounts preparation and some tax work too. You truly get to experience all areas of accounting.

We are cloud-based accountants who are helping change how accounting services are delivered. We don’t just help people file tax returns we help you help our clients achieve so much. more.

We will not only teach you technical skills but how to be great at managing your own workload as well as communicating with people to get action taken.

Our culture

People come first at MBS. Whilst we have great systems, these are built and run by the amazing people in our business. We have great ways for you to develop and grow as an individual. You will participate in weekly 1-to-1’s with your manager to ensure you are being fulfilled and progressing.

We aren’t a company that stands still. You need to be ready for a growth mindset. We continually strive for improvement and you will be expected to participate in team discussions around business improvements.

Attitude and fit to our culture are key to succeeding with us. Skills may well earn you the job but a fit to our culture will ensure you keep it. If you are not someone who fits our culture then we would strongly suggest you don’t apply

You can find out about us and our values on our About Us page

Whilst we have a culture it isn’t all a one-way street. The culture applies to us as directors too. As a company, everyone in it lives it and breathes it. We have a culture so we can create a truly fantastic place to work full of fantastic people.


So for start, you get a fantastic place to work. We have lovely open-plan offices in Gloucester with free parking available nearby. We have working hours that are as traffic friendly as possible (9:30 am starts) and early finishes on a Friday (2:30 pm) making for a 35-hour working week.

This is an apprenticeship role with a study package to study the AAT including an apprenticeship salary with regular reviews and pay increases based on your development. You also get the chance to be part of a winning team with the opportunity for progression where you can truly make a difference to the lives of UK business owners.

Next steps

The current situation has seen some challenging times for many people and businesses. We, however, have seen this as an opportunity to show our true colours and we have grown significantly over recent months. People have never needed better control and understanding of their business financials as we are perfectly placed to do that.

If you have the appetite to join one of the most progressive firms of accountants in the UK and have the desire to help us grow and achieve success together then ensure you apply.

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